The Macmillan Illustrated Encyclopedia of Myths & Legends
Macmillan, 1989 - 260 pages
Fully indexed and containing lavish color illustrations and a wealth of line drawings, this is the most up-to-date, beautiful, and graphically useful reference of its kind on the market today.
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However , Cybele was so incensed by his infidelity that she made Attis lose his mind , whereupon he castrated himself and died . After his death , the god ...
Ixtab took the souls of those who died by hanging to eternal rest beneath the world - tree Yaxche . There she also gathered the souls of fallen warriors ...
The hero managed to kill the king with an arrow before he died . Ragnarok In Germanic mythology , the battle at the end of time between gods and men ...
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This gorgeously illustrated book is divided into three sections: essays on the role of myth in major civilizations, including non-European ones; an encyclopedia of gods and goddesses; and a micropedia ... Read full review